"IT TAKES A NEIGHBORHOOD" ~ A 'Tribe' By Any Other Name. . .

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 23, 2014 / 0 Comments

Seth Godin is one of the world’s brightest, out of the box thinkers! Anyone who has read his many books knows this. Especially those of us who devoured a copy of “Tribes” shortly after it landed at Amazon. I found my copy in an airport bookstore while looking for something to occupy time on a long hop…

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A God of Irony on Sacred Soil~Women's Sunday Series on Wed!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 22, 2014 / 0 Comments

“It’s such a peaceful place, away from the traffic and noise of the city!”   Sunday’s paper posted an article featuring a former local resident, who spends 8 weeks annually volunteering as a guide at the Garden Tomb in East Jerusalem. Boyd Huff is a fellow I had the privilege of knowing when he was…

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Women, Life & Business ~ It Takes A Neighborhood!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 20, 2014 / 0 Comments

You’ve heard the old expression, “It takes a village. . . ” A village to do much of anything significant. There’s no such thing as a self made man or woman. Everyone gets where they are with the help of others. Even when where we are isn’t where we want to be! When the heart…

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From Jana's Desk….Tips for Confident Decision-Making!

By Jana Denninger / October 17, 2014 / 0 Comments

Decisions, decisions…oh, so many decisions!  Have you ever felt totally overwhelmed in the decision-making process…not knowing which way to turn…which path to take?  I know I have and I’m thankful to have had some good training relating on how to effectively tackle the subject. Let’s face it, every day when we open our eyes, stretch…

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Women, Life & Business ~ Thursday Thoughts!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 16, 2014 / 0 Comments

What does it take to move from our comfort zones to unfamiliar territory? Courage? Bold disregard for danger? Tough tenacious nature? Or all of the above? What it takes is a life experience so profound, that it ignites a great desire to flee the mundane and usual – regardless of the outcome.. Combine that with a willingness to tackle fear…

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Women's Sunday Series on Wednesday ~ Sloppy Agape, Or?

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 15, 2014 / 0 Comments

Recall the popular Christian song – “They Will Know We Are Christian’s By Our Love“? I do. In fact I’ve sung it over and over again at various times in life. Over the years, the words of the song and the meaning behind it have struck me as something of an enigma. An enigma because…

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Women, Life & Business ~ 80/20

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 13, 2014 / 0 Comments

Last night before retiring I read a weekly e-letter from a gentleman, Dave Rothfield, I met years ago in Florida. His wisdom reminded me of something I learned as a development officer and consultant for nearly 10 years of my life and career. His wisdom? Pareto’s Law! Basically Pareto figured out that 80% of something comes…

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Women, Life & Business ~ WOW! Blog Post in the Making

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 10, 2014 / 0 Comments

It took me much of the day; but it’s in the que! Next Wednesday’s Women’s Sunday Series on Wednesday post. Nearly an entire week ahead of schedule. Why did it take me much of the day? Well there was an appointment out of the office; early dinner in order to attend youngest granddaughter’s last middle…

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Women, Life & Business ~ Some Thursday Thoughts!

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 9, 2014 / 0 Comments

Sometimes a full post just doesn’t come to mind. When that happens, I ask myself several questions: “Do I not post anything?  Do I just rattle off something with little to no substance simply to keep a running stream of content?” The answer I’ve come up with is “No” to both questions. I can at…

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Women's Sunday Series on Wednesday ~ Strategy

By Linda S. Fitzgerald / October 8, 2014 / 0 Comments

Jesus, a strategic planner? Really! Never thought of Him in that way. CLICK TO TWEET If you’re like me, you probably don’t think of Him in terms of business or professional life. He is after all, our savior and Lord. He died in a horrific way in the hot Judean sun one Friday afternoon. What person –…

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